mp3: A$AP Rocky – Goldie (OSØ Remix)

After his awesome remix of Main Attrakionz’s “Perfect Skies”, Oakland producer OSØ is back with a remix of A$AP Rocky’s lead single “Goldie”.  In Rocky’s typical Houston-influenced style, OSØ gives “Goldie” the chopped and screwed treatment, but also adds a lot more to it.  Adding some 8-bit synth chords and melodies, OSØ manages to turn Rocky’s brag rap anthem into an introspective sounding song, that sounds much more like music you would listen to after a party than during it.  This is also a submission to a remix contest, so make sure to vote for OSØ starting August 29th HERE.


The Up-Turn Presents: Tako Tomago- Silver Serums Mix

After hearing his remix of Earl Sweatshirt’s ‘Drop’, I knew that I wanted to kick-off our new mixtape series with a mix from Jonathan of Tako Tomago.  His Hydro EP is still one of my favorite surprise releases this year as it is probably one of the most convincing examples of a (I honestly never thought I would say this) ‘post-genre’ release.  Although he’s making some left-field, r&b tinged, synth-pop, Tako Tomago decided to make a hip-hop heavy mix with a lot of edits and mixing thrown in.  To keep the mix fresh, Tako Tomago made sure that “pretty much every song on the tape is an edit so even if you’ve heard the song you’ve got something new to enjoy.” On top of the edits he even throws in an ASAP Rocky remix and an original demo to close everything off.  This tape is the first of hopefully many to come and we couldn’t have asked for a better tape.  Hit the jump for the download link, track list and a quick interview we conducted with Jonathan…

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